A thunderstorm with gusting winds, lightning and rain swept from the South County and rolled through Yuma on Thursday (Aug. 7). Footage in this video captured off 24th Street near YRMC. Video by Janet Chasse/The Sun.
Heather Huffhines, whose sister lives in Yuma, shot this video on Sunday just before the tornado that ripped Joplin, MO apart hit the area. Huffhines was on the phone with her sister, Vanessa Vaughn, when the tornado struck.